A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/20 / 2020-11-17 18:32:21 / November 17, 2020 @ 6:32 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -116.1492° West, -24.434° South, depth 10 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:32:21 / 6:32 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000cg8f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cg8f.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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